Spencer, Ohio

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High Points

Spencer strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Ohio):

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Low Rate of Poverty
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Top 11% Spencer Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Spencer, Ohio

Comparing Spencer to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Ohio (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 7
Male Share of the Population 7 8
Well-Paid Single Men 6 4
Well-Paid Single Women 6 3
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Age of the Population 3 3
Racial Diversity 2 3
Senior Citizens 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 8
Portion of People Married 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 9
Median Family Income 6 4
People in Middle Class or Better 6 4
College Educated Adults 2 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 4 6
Walking and Biking to Work 4 3
Public Transportation Use 3 2
Short Commute Times 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 7
People Living Alone 4 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 4
Affordability of Rents 3 4
Housing Recently Built 1 1

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Spencer Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 18 miles S of Elyria, Ohio (center to center)
Nearest Large City 35 miles SW of Cleveland, Ohio
County Medina
Standard Zip Codes 44275
Phone Area Codes 330
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.1
Longitude -82.123

Spencer Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 41 to 61 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
Distance 12.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 32 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 36.2 inches
Distance 28.1 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 33 F
Apr Temp 37 to 58 F
Jul Temp 62 to 82 F
Oct Temp 41 to 62 F
Annual Precip 36.9 inches
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Spencer Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 747 100%
Male 365 48.9%
Female 382 51.1%
Under 18 224 30%
18+ 523 70%
65+ 78 10.4%
Median Age 34
Average Family Size 3.09
White 740 99.1%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.5%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 6 0.8%

Estimated Spencer Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 809
Growth 62
Growth % 8.3%

Spencer Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 30.6%
German 25%
English 9.7%
Irish 7.4%
Polish 5.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.9%
Italian 4%
Hungarian 1.6%
European 1.6%
French (except Basque) 1.5%
Scotch-Irish 1.3%
Czech 1.3%
Finnish 1.2%
Scottish 1%
Czechoslovakian 0.8%
Lithuanian 0.7%
Welsh 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
African 0.3%
French Canadian 0.3%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Spencer, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

River Corners (44275)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Spencer 747 $42,500
Lagrange 1,815 $55,179
Lodi 3,061 $43,333
Rochester 190 $45,000
Wellington 4,511 $45,460
West Salem 1,501 $41,250
Westfield Center 1,054 $76,651
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